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Domestic Plumbing and Heating Level 1 at Malvern Hills College

Course description

This course would be suitable for learners who may have limited prior knowledge and understanding of the plumbing sector.

Course content

What's involved?

This qualification is for:

  • Learners who may have prior knowledge and understanding of the plumbing sector
  • Learners who are thinking about plumbing as a career but would like some experience of the job role first
  • Those who are new to the industry or looking for a career change or wish to learn a new skill
How will I be studying?

The course involves you learning the theory behind what you're doing, as well as the practical side of the plumbing and heating trade.


Entry requirements

Two GCSE grade G or above in Maths and English.

Future opportunities

This qualification could lead to progression to one of the following qualifications:

  • EAL Level 2 Award in Plumbing and Heating
  • EAL Level 2 Certificate in Plumbing and Heating
  • EAL Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing and Heating
  • EAL Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plumbing and Heating
  • EAL Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Heating

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Malvern Hills College directly.

Last updated date: 05 August 2016

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    • The Evesham campus is a short walk from Evesham town centre. It is well placed for bus links from the surroundings area.

      The campus has...

      ·         A state of the art motor vehicle workshops

      ·         New hair & beauty training salons called PURE - Hair, Beauty & Relaxation, which are also open to the public

      ·         Training rooms for public services and construction

      ·         A dedicated health and childcare teaching area

      ·         Fully equipped IT facilities and media suite

      ·         A new photographic studio

      ·         An Energy Training Centre

      ·         Indoor and outdoor animal care facilities

      We also have a well equipped Learning Resources Centre and an excellent refreshment and relaxation area in The Hub, which includes a Costa Coffee Shop.